Snow and traffic jams forecast this Easter: drivers warned to take extra care on roads


With temperatures forecast to hit minus 10C in some parts of the country this Easter, British motorists are being warned to take extra care...

Traffic jam cost rises to £9bn a year


Highways chiefs have been ordered to reduce the time taken to reopen motorways after accidents as figures showed that traffic jams cost the econo
UK traffic delays are worst in Europe and getting longer

9m drivers to cause holiday chaos


As school holidays start across the UK and summer staycations get under way, a staggering 9m cars are expected on the roads this weekend
Promised fines for ‘ghost roadworks’ vanish into thin air

Promised fines for ‘ghost roadworks’ vanish


Utility companies have persuaded ministers to retreat from plans to impose fines on them for abandoning roadworks over the weekend after complain
Parents risk criminal record over school run

Parents risk criminal record over school run


The harried parents dashing along the pavements of Severn Drive with unruly shoals of children in tow do not look much like criminals...
Reader Letters: Red-light rage and used car dealers

Reader Letters: Red-light rage and used car dealer


Barry Borman asks what can be done about cyclists who thump the cars of drivers who tell them they have jumped a red light...
Fines for unmanned roadworks in government crackdown on traffic chaos

Fines for unmanned roadworks in government crackdown...


The misery of sitting in a traffic jam at roadworks only to notice that no work is being carried out could end thanks to a government crackdown on...
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Sales shoppers set to cause more jams after six-hour...


Christmas cheer may come to a grinding halt this week as sales shoppers hit the road, causing monster jams.
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How to beat the holiday traffic blackspots


With millions planning to visit family and friends on Tuesday, Dominic Tobin reveals how to escape Britain’s worst congestion blackspots ...
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News: M25 “collapse” in heavy rain leads to 10-mile...


Cars were damaged and 10-mile tailbacks developed after the road surface of the M25 was said to collapse during heavy rainfall this morning
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News: Deferential drivers make traffic jams 20% longer


Manners maketh the jam: overly polite British drivers are creating traffic snarl-ups, according to research that will come as a surprise to motorists...